Diesel Green Cars -
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Diesel cars sales are on the rise in the
UK as consumers are more cost conscious and demand more efficient
vehicles. Across Europe, diesel sale amount to nearly half of all new
vehicle sold. Diesels operate on average 30% more fuel efficient
than petrol powered vehicles by using higher compression ratios and
higher combustion temperatures.
Diesel still release carbon dioxide into
the atmosphere and is a non-renewable energy sources but this is usually
less so than in petrol cars. However other compounds such as nitrous
oxides and particulate matter is released which have harmful effects to
the ozone and humans.
You you may think then diesel cars are not
so green then but they certainly can be greener and by buying the most
efficient in terms of good miles per gallon (mpg) of fuel and the lowest
CO2 emissions will help the environment.
Please note that the guide above is for information only.
Article show may not depict specific model, year or emission levels. Different options, including engine size, transmission,
model year and optional
extras can effect CO2 emissions. Please refer to your dealer for
more information. Alternatively more information can be found at;
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